Establishing a Business

State of Colorado
Rio Blanco County
  • All businesses in the county must check with the Planning and Zoning Department to make sure the area where you are planning your business is zoned for that type of business 970-878-9580.
  • If your business includes selling items at wholesale or retail, you will need a county sales tax license. Please contact the Sales Tax Office at 970-878-9610.
  • You will need to register with the Colorado Department of Revenue for either a Trade Name or Business Registration depending on type of business you are starting. There are several ways you can do this:
    • You may call their office in Grand Junction at 970-248-7140
    • You may visit the Colorado Department of Revenue website
    • You may visit their offices located at:
      222 S 6th Street
      Suite 208
      Grand Junction, CO 81501